New York based jazz pianist Willie Conway heads back to his small hometown of Knights Ridge, Massachusetts for a high school reunion. The trip is as much to go to the reunion and see his old friends - none of whom left Knights Ridge after graduation - as it is to get away from his current life, at which he is at a crossroads both personally and professionally. He is just eking out a living with his piano playing gigs, and as such he is thinking about taking a sales job. He's also not sure if he's ready to marry his long time girlfriend, lawyer Tracy Stover. Most of Willie's Knights Ridge blue collar friends' best days were in high school, they still having that "trophy" mentality of girlfriends and wives. Only Michael "Mo" Morris is happily married with a family. Paul Kirkwood, whose room is plastered with magazine pictures of models, wants his waitress ex-girlfriend Jan back only because he knows now that he can't have her. And Tommy "Birdman" Rowland, who was the big man in high ... Written by
good times never seemed so good
Did You Know?
Michael Rappaport and Mira Sorvino previously worked together in Woody Allen's Mighty Aphrodite (1995), the film Sorvino won the Best Suporting Actress Oscar for, one year prior. On top of that, two would go on to co-star with Lisa Kudrow. Rapport on Friends as Phoebe's cop boyfriend Gary and Sorvino on Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion (1997). See more
When Andera first meets the guys in Stinky's bar she orders six shots of whiskey. She pours four of the six glasses and pauses to hand the fourth glass to Willie. It cuts back to three empty glasses. You watch two fill up and then it cuts away to her face as she pours the seventh shot but she keeps pouring - at least three shot glasses worth. See more
How old are you?
Thirteen. But I have an old soul.
References The Geraldo Rivera Show
Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
Written by Melvin Steals
and Mervin Steals
Performed by The Spinners
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